Krysia Collyer

Krysia Collyer is an Emmy award-winning journalist. She was part of a team of 10 students, who travelled abroad to investigate electronic waste practices for a PBS FRONTLINE/WORLD documentary. Since completing her Masters Degree in Journalism at the University of British Columbia, Krysia has won the CBC Joan Donaldson scholarship, allowing her to report for CBC radio and television in Ottawa. She has gone on to work for NBC Night News during the 2010 Winter Olympics, and can now be found working as a producer for the Global News current affairs program, 16×9.

January 21, 2016 4:11 pm
Following the path of a sexual offender

More than 1,400 adults were found guilty of sexual offences against children in 2013-14, according to numbers provided by Statistics Canada’s Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, Integrated Criminal Court Survey.

August 28, 2014 11:00 am
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Justice delayed: Forensic evidence left in limbo

When a teen we’ll call “Jane” got raped in a Yellowknife park, she acted quickly – consenting to a rape kit and reporting the crime to the police. But her urgency, she’d soon find out, was not matched by the RCMP detachment, or forensic lab.

August 28, 2014 10:30 am
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Riding the Rails: A glimpse into Shawn’s boxcar world

For most people, a train is a means of transportation – taking them for point A to B. To Shawn, trains are more than just a ride – it’s a lifestyle – a way of being – seeing the world from a boxcar window seat. An encore presentation of “Riding the Rails” airs this Saturday.

December 6, 2013 11:21 am
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Bull riding tips from Canadian champion, Ty Pozzobon

Canadian star Ty Pozzobon started riding cows instead of bulls on his family farm in Merritt, British Columbia. Remarkably at the age of 22, Ty has been on the professional circuit for four years and already won the Professional Bull Riders’ Canadian championship.

December 4, 2013 3:13 pm
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Jerome Davis: The legend behind bull riding

In High Point, North Carolina, the Davis Ranch arena is legendary. The scenery is right out of a western movie; 80 acres of land filled with animal feed, barn yard dogs and bulls as far as the eye can see.

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